Marketing Internship @ Boutique Photography Studio (FILLED)

Overview
This boutique retail photography company is based in Singapore. The idea behind the studio goes way past the traditional idea of portrait photography and captures personalities and relationships in a special way. Their highly trained team of photographers and designers place a lot of emphasis on communication and add a healthy dose of creative flair into the mix. Their goal is to create a personalized piece of art for clients from images of their loved ones and strive to make sure every piece is unique and inspirational.


Internship
Essence is currently looking for a marketing/sales assistant for a six month internship at their Singapore boutique studio. Interns will be working under the supervision of the creative director. Responsibilities and skills gained will include:

  • Sales at roadshows
  • Administrative support
  • Customer service
  • Marketing activities

2 Available Positions:
Marketing and Sales Assistant(s)

Internship @ One of the World’s Largest Foundries (FILLED)

Overview
This MNC is the world’s first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global manufacturing and technology footprint. It provides a unique combination of advanced technology, manufacturing excellence and global operations. The foundry is headquartered in Silicon Valley with manufacturing operations in Singapore, Dresden, and a new leading-edge fab under construction in Saratoga County, New York. These sites are supported by a global network of R&D, design enablement, and customer support in Singapore, China, Taiwan, Japan, the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom.

Openings
Electronics/semi conductor Intern — 6 months Internship (with opportunity for permanent employment and upward mobility based on performance)

Art Consultant/Sales Executive @ Contemporary Art Gallery (FILLED)

Do you have a passion for the arts? Consider working at one of the most popular contemporary art galleries in Singapore representing art mediums from all around the world! The gallery contains sculptures, paintings, and photography portfolios from some of the most distinguished names in contemporary art in the likes of American pop artist Robert Indiana, and top Chinese sculptor Chen Wenling. The gallery also promotes many promising international emerging artists from their various genres of visual arts. The diversity and depth of Ode To Art’s collection and its art consultancy services has created a dynamic environment for both new and seasoned art collectors from around the world. Ode To Art also provides art consultancy for international hotels, corporates in the planning and selection of their art collection.

Openings:

1.       Sales Executive/Art Consultant — 6 months or 1 Year Internship

Key Responsibilities
- Introduce artists and artwork to clients
-       Assist in managing existing art accounts
- Assist in developing a marketing campaign for gallery
-       Customer service relations within gallery
-       Processing of sales and transportation of art
-       Maintenance and upkeep of art gallery
Apply today!

Product Specialist Internship with a Canon Showroom, Singapore (FILLED)

Overview

A Canon showroom in Singapore is hiring Product Specialist interns.

Canon recruits the best and the brightest to refine today’s technologies, create new solutions for future applications and collaborate with customers to provide the market with the best digital solutions. In marketing and sales, Canon seeks the most imaginative and energetic people to help customers solve problems and provide them with the latest and most efficient solutions for their business and their personal lives.

Key Responsibilities
As a Product Specialist, you’ll be asked to:

  • Encourage customer confidence by making the store experience interactive, engaging and reassuring.
  • Maximize customer experience per customer visit by sharing product knowledge and assisting customer making the best choice.
  • Maintain the visual appeal of your store.
  • Make the most effective use of store displays and interactive devices for each of your customers.
  • Use your time well, even when not serving customers (e.g., showroom upkeep, refresher training).
  • Keep abreast of the rapidly evolving Canon technology.
  • Develop customer relationships, maintaining contact between showroom visits.

Qualifications

  • Previous retail/showroom or customer service-oriented experience preferred
  • Basic knowledge in electronics
  • Basic computer skills
  • Aptitude for sensing and responding to the range of customer types
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Stellar problem-solving skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills that enable customers to feel comfortable with product

All applicants must submit resumes and cover letters with “Product Specialist Internship” as subject line to apply@ssa-us.com for consideration.

Marketing Internship @ Corporate Office of Famous American Specialty Retailer (FILLED)

The company is an American retailer that sells teddy bears and other stuffed animals. Customers go through an interactive process in which the stuffed animal of their choice is assembled and customized during their visit to the store; The company is currently the largest chain that operates in this style. Interns will be working with its marketing team in Singapore.Openings:
Marketing Internship— 6 months or 1 Year Internship (leads to career opportunity)
Job Responsibilities:

  • Online marketing campaigns such as building and editing company’s website
    • Basic web design and java scripting
  • Creative projects includes developing
    • Posters, banners, flyers, handouts
    • Assisting in marketing plan  and exercises
  • Improve current collateral and design works

Working Tools and Software Provided:

  • Apple Power Mac G4
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • Illustrator

Retail Operations Internship @ Multinational Luxury Retail Company (FILLED)

The company’s success as an international leader in lifestyle luxury is supported by full vertical capabilities. It manages brands such as Donna Karan, ck Calvin Klein, Giorgio Armani, A|X Armani Exchange, Balenciaga, Marni, Mulberry, Dolce & Gabbana, D&G, Diesel, Paul Smith, Issey Miyake, Jil Sander, Dries Van Noten and Lanvin. The company also operates ck Calvin Klein and DKNY Jeans under license. A joint venture with Giorgio Armani S.p.A is expanding the A|X Armani Exchange brand worldwide. The company has 3,800 employees across four continents, engaged in wholesale distribution, sourcing, brand guardianship and vertical retail.

Openings:
1. Retail Operations Interns — 6 months or 1 Year Internship (successful interns will be placed into the company’s comprehensive Management Program.)
Purpose and Scope:
The main purpose of the internship is to immerse the interns in all aspects of retail operations of the multi-million dollar business. Training takes place in any of the store locations in Singapore. Interns must work from bottom up, grasping all the essential knowledge and skills of retail sales, before being considered to move on to a management program.
The company hires nice, smart and talented people who are interested in building a career within the company. It has a strong philosophy of promotion from within. With the growth of the company domestically and internationally, career opportunities have never been better.

Key Responsibilities:
• Use company information on brand and product to best demonstrate the inspiration and lifestyle of the brand, image and product.
• Ensure store is stocked and merchandise is presented according to the brand standards.
• Communicates key customer needs and requests to store management to help meet market-specific needs.
• Develop relationship with customers to build loyalty to the brand and products.
• Effectively work with peers to exceed customer expectations and company goals.
• Other responsibilities assigned by the management

Key Requirements:
• Luxury brand work experience preferred.
• Sales associate background.
• Decision Making Skills
• Diversity Awareness
• Comfortable with challenging and fast pace environment.
• Leadership and Communication Skills
• Great Sense of Style
• Multi-Tasking
• Adaptability/ Flexibility
• Strong Work Ethics

Apparel Designer @ Global One-Stop Apparel Provider, Singapore (FILLED)


The company is a global one-stop apparel provider headquartered in Singapore, which provides wide range of apparel products through its s large design center and manufacturing facilities. The company’s clients include Reebok, Banana Republic, Old Navy, GAP, Puma, Eddie Bauer, The North Face, and more.

Openings:

  1. Apparel Designer — 6 months or 1 Year Internship
  2. Apparel Designer — Career Opportunity

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design apparel collection for each season and any fashion events are required.
  • Designs would mostly be casual, sportswear and sweaters.
  • Perform presentations to buyers in regards to your apparel collection.
  • Design any miscellaneous items relating to the duties of product design.
  • Prepare costing of new designs or any development items by buyers.
  • Perform sourcing and merchandising duties as required.

Key Requirements:

  • Apparel design experience preferred
  • Experience in sports/casual wear preferred
  • Must be well-versed in mass fashion trend
  • Strong computer skills such as CS Illustrator and Photo Shop
  • Solid understanding of product construction
  • Ability to work independently and within a team environment

Sales Executive Position @ a Famous American Specialty Retail Store, Singapore (FILLED)

The company is an American retailer that sells teddy bears and other stuffed animals. Customers go through an interactive process in which the stuffed animal of their choice is assembled and customized during their visit to the store; The company is currently the largest chain that operates in this style.

Openings:

1.Store Executive/Associate — 6 months or 1 Year Internship
2.Store Executive/Associate — Career Opportunity

Job Scope:

  • Assist clients and children in creating stuff animals
  • Assist in maitaining inventory and stocking of products
  • Participate and organize in special events and promotional activities
  • Process guest transactions

Key Requirements:

  • Experience in retail or children-oriented environment preferred
  • Fluent English
  • Ability to speak Chinese preferred
  • Good at team and client communications
  • Comfortable with challenging and fast pace environment

Sales Associate @ World-Class Luxury Fashion Brand in Marina Bay Sands (FILLED)

The fashion brand is a leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For more than 40 years, the brand’s reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets.

Openings:

  1. Sales Associate — 6 months or 1 Year Internship
  2. Sales Associate — Career Opportunity

Purpose and Scope:

Provide best-in class and culturally appropriate service to customers shopping in the store and adheres to the company’s customer service standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure effective follow up with customers on service and product delivery expectations.
  • Develop relationship with customers to build loyalty to the brand and products.
  • Use company information on brand and product to best demonstrate the inspiration and lifestyle of the brand, image and product.
  • Execute customer transactions.
  • Ensure departments and areas are stocked and merchandise is presented according to the brand standards.
  • Communicates key customer needs and requests to store management to help meet market-specific needs.
  • Effectively work with peers to exceed customer expectations and company goals.

Key Requirements:

  • Luxury service experience preferred.
  • Product or clothing back ground preferred.
  • Sales associate background.
  • Fluent English
  • Ability to speak Chinese preferred
  • Good at team work and communication.
  • Comfortable with challenging and fast pace environment.

About the Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands:

The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands® will be one of Singapore’s largest luxury shopping malls, with over 800,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. This eye-catching modern shopping Mecca features a contemporary and open design, with breathtaking views of Singapore’s city skyline. Located in the heart of the Central Business District, visitors can look forward to a refreshing mix of international luxury brands, emerging labels and new concepts.

Natural sunlight will bathe the mall, illuminating the interiors via full-glass windows. Other innovative concepts here include Singapore’s first skating rink within a mall, as well as a canal which takes visitors on a relaxing boat ride through the retail belt in one of the many beautifully crafted sampans.

General Manager/Campaign Executive @ A Museum in Singapore (FILLED)

The museum is located in a rustic tourist spot in Singapore. The exhibits in the museum revolve around the development of Chinese operas in Singapore since the time Southern Chinese set foot on this island. The exhibits span over a hundred years. Chinese operas include the Cantonese, Teochew, Qiong, Hokkien (Xiang Opera, Li Yuan Opera and Gezai Opera), Yue opera.Openings:

  1. General Manager/Campaign Executive — Internship or Career Opportunity

Key Responsibilities:

  • All aspects of Museum Operations
  • Maintain effective communications with customers and relevant government authorities such as Singapore Tourism Board and schools
  • Develop strategic business and marketing plans for new businesses opportunities.
  • Maximize profitability through effective management, innovative marketing and customer service strategies to achieve high standards of service
  • Develop initiatives strategies to continuous improve performance and reliability
  • Provide good leadership qualities
  • Possible translation or interpretation tasks

Key Requirements:

  • Being able to speak, understand Mandarin (Some reading may be required)
  • Tourism or Business Management degree preferred
  • Excellent communication skills in both English and Chinese
  • Result-oriented and performance-driven
  • Skills or willingness to be trained in video editing
  • Passionate, cheerful and sociable